Cook & Boardman Group acquires Delta Door: Expands footprint into Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi

The Cook & Boardman website

Winston-Salem-based The Cook & Boardman Group, a portfolio company of Ridgemont Equity Partners, has announced the acquisition of Delta Door and Hardware, LLC. Based in Memphis, TN, Delta Door is a distributor of commercial doors, frames and hardware to architects, contractors and facility managers of non-residential buildings. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

“We are pleased to welcome Delta Door and its employees to the Cook & Boardman family and expand our geographic footprint into the Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi markets,” Chuck Hummel, CEO of Cook & Boardman, said in a statement. “Delta Door has been serving the Memphis market and broader tristate area for over fifty years and has been involved in many of the large commercial projects that have shaped the region’s skyline. We look forward to continuing to grow the combined businesses alongside Delta Door’s management.”

“Cook & Boardman is the clear national leader in commercial door and hardware distribution and we are excited to join their team,” said Delta Door president Kris Whitson. “We will continue to represent the best brands in the industry and provide the highest quality of service to our customers.”

Cook & Boardman is a specialty distributor of commercial metal and wood doors, door frames, door hardware, and related products, including access control devices and specialty products. The company serves the non-residential construction market, including the education, municipal, healthcare, commercial, office, multi-family, and hospitality sectors. Cook & Boardman is headquartered in North Carolina with 23 locations across 11 states.

The news release says Ridgemont Equity Partners is a Charlotte-based middle market buyout and growth equity investor. Since 1993, the principals of Ridgemont have invested more than $3.5 billion in more than 130 companies. The firm focuses on investments of $25 million to $100 million in industries in which it has deep expertise, including basic industries and services, energy, healthcare, and telecommunications/media/technology.